|Chasing Trouble - Grant Withers|
Taken from IMDB: A delivery boy for a flower shop, who thinks of himself as an amateur detective, finds out that his boss is mixed up with a foreign espionage ring.
Keywords: Comedy; Drama; Mystery
Downloads: 15,590 (5 reviews)
|The Scarlet Pimpernel - Alexander Korda, Grace Blake|
London fop Percy Blakeney (Leslie Howard) is also secretly the Scarlet Pimpernel who, in a variety of disguises, makes repeated daring trips to France to save aristocrats from Madame Guillotine. His unknowing wife (Merle Oberon) is also French, and she finds that her brother (Walter Rilla) has been arrested by the Republic to try and get her to find out who "that damned elusive Pimpernel" really is.
Keywords: Adventure; Comedy; Leslie Howard; Merle Oberon
Downloads: 83,400 (8 reviews)
|The Green Hornet (serial)|
The Green Hornet (1940) is a Universal movie serial based on the The Green Hornet radio series by George W. Trendle. The Green Hornet, secretly newspaper publisher Britt Reid, and his Korean valet Kato stop and expose several seemingly separate crimes. This leads them into continued conflict with The Leader, the criminal mastermind behind The Syndicate and the individual crimes. IMDb A better copy can be downloaded Here.
Keywords: Adventure; Kato; Green Hornet; Serial
Downloads: 19,902 (10 reviews)
|Scarlet Street - Fritz Lang, Walter Wanger|
German director Fritz Lang is best known for the highly influential films from relatively early in his career, especially Metropolis (1927) and M (1931). But he also had a brief Hollywood heyday during the mid 1940s, when he made some of his best films. Scarlet Street has been claimed by film noir. This attribution is understandable. The lighting is dark, with heavy use of shadows. The characters are all shady as well...
Keywords: Film-Noir; Drama; Black Comedy; Fritz Lang
Downloads: 168,122 (27 reviews)
|The Chase - Seymour Nebenzal, Eugene Frenke|
Returning a lost wallet gains unemployed veteran Chuck Scott (Robert Cummings) a job as chauffeur to Eddie Roman (Steve Cochran), a seeming gangster whose enemies have a way of meeting violent ends. The job proves nerve-wracking, and soon Chuck finds himself pledged to help Eddie's lovely, fearful, prisoner-wife Lorna (Michèle Morgan) to escape. The result leaves Chuck caught like a rat in a trap, vainly seeking a way out through dark streets...
Keywords: Film-Noir; Peter Lorre
Downloads: 51,093 (18 reviews)